The antonyms for the word "thousands" are few, handful, minority, or couple. These words indicate a small number as opposed to thousands which indicate a large number. When we talk about a small amount of a certain object, or a lesser number of people attending an event, we use these antonyms. For instance, instead of saying thousands of people attended the event, we can say a handful of people attended the event. Likewise, when discussing the quantity of a product or commodity, we use these antonyms to indicate less profitability or less quantity. Overall, these antonyms help us differentiate and indicate varying levels of quantity.
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